Indians of Colombia experience and cognition by Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff

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Published by Villegas Editores in Santafé de Bogotá, Colombia .

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StatementG. Reichel-Dolmatoff.
LC ClassificationsF2270 .R45 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination203 p. :
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1774421M
ISBN 109589138683
LC Control Number92128631

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